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Drive occasionally will not disengage

Drive won't disengage when the clutch is lever released,the problem is more prodominant when mower is under load (ie up hill), clutch cable is running free it seems to be in the transmission,not sure how the final drive engages but it may be worn and picking up under load,any thoughts,thanks

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  • Doyley2 Sep 30, 2009

    This mower is a walk behind self propelled and has a shaft drive from the engine to the gearbox. It drives fine, something in the transmission won't release to disengage drive.

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If it has a drive belt, you may think about replacing it. It may be stretched out to the point it is not gripping like it was when it was new.

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